4 hrs ago
The Four-Word Joke That Had a College Student Facing Five Conduct...
UPDATE : FIRE announced on Thursday that the University of Oregon has "dropped the unconstitutional conduct charges it filed against a student based on a four-word joke wholly protected by the First Amendment."
8 hrs ago
Athletes who return to action within 60 days of a concussion may experience significant regression in their recovery.
12 hrs ago
What We Can Learn from Horses' Evolving Tooth Enamel
The evolution of the horse, from prehistoric times to the modern-day show ring, reflects a changing environment and increasing human intervention.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Sherwood elections: Butterfield running again, former city manager and others enter the race
The Sherwood City Council meets twice a month at City Hall. Eleven candidates are vying for three seats this year.
Workout of the Week: Pre's 30-40 Workout
Almost 40 years after his death, the late Steve Prefontaine continues to inspire legions of American runners who aim to emulate his brash competitiveness, trademark toughness and fearless racing style.
The Oregon women are No. 2 and the men are No. 3 in the first USTFCCCA cross country...
The University of Oregon women are ranked second in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assocation's Division I preseason cross country rankings.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Book Review: 'Rumble': Ellen Hopkins Returns with Young...
BOOK REVIEW: 'Rumble': Ellen Hopkins Returns with Young Adult Novel in Verse That Lays Bare Virtually Every form of Social Problem, Family Dysfunction If there's a social problem or addiction that isn't dealt with in "Rumble" , Ellen Hopkins' young adult novel set in the greater Eugene, Oregon area, I was hard pressed to find it.
Harassment Charges for Student Who... Told Joke [Gasp!]
No joke: A University of Oregon student was charged with five separate code-of-conduct violations for shouting a kind of funny, vaguely inappropriate four-word phrase out the window of a campus dormitory.
Pullman, Palouse gets ready to host Portland State, University of Oregon in football (links)
Headed for the Palouse to watch some football this September? Here are some things to see and do while visiting Pullman, Wash., to watch the Portland State Vikings play the Cougars of Washington State University in Martin Stadium on Sept.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Oregon State, Reed are Oregon's best colleges, Washington Monthly says
Oregon State University ranks above the University of Oregon and Portland State University, but far below the University of Washington, in Washington Monthly's college rankings for 2014.
Concerts, classes, art and car shows: Things to do in Clackamas County and SW Portland
On the Rocks, an entertaining male A'capella group from the University of Oregon, will perform Wednesday at Meinig Memorial Park in Sandy.
Boise State rebrands to keep a competitive edge
Nike is known for its swoosh; the University of Oregon is renowned for their giant "O" and flashy uniforms; Texas is known for its signature Hook 'em Horns.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Star Online
Older people perform better in the morning, study finds
When tested in the morning, at their peak period of alertness, seniors activated the same brain regions used to focus attention and tune out distractions as 19 to 30 year olds, researchers found.
Nobel SA1 4d: the Afterglow
Organizations extend their influence by involving the young. Science fairs , the Model United Nations , central banking competitions for college students: all are designed to encourage young leaders eager to succeed.
Pensacola News Journal
Engagements: Jonathan Terhaar & Elizabeth Chapman
The groom-to-be is the son of Tony and Linda Terhaar, of Pensacola, Florida. He is a graduate of Washington High and the University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science and Communications.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Medical News Today
Oregon study of returning concussed athletes reveals recovery reversal
When are athletes who have suffered concussions ready to return to action? A new University of Oregon study has found that high school athletes who head back on the field with medical clearance within 60 days experience a significant regression in their abilities to simultaneously walk and do simple mental tasks.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Why Poets Get M.F.A.s: M.F.A. Update 2014
Let's take it as a given that no one studies poetry for the money and fame, or at least not just for the money and fame.
University of Oregon student wins Pensole footwear design competition
The shoe designed by Stefan Cristobal, with materials and coloring by Lindsey Johnson, emerged from a field of 30 competitors to win the 2014 Pensole World Sneaker Championship.
The Newberg Graphic
SHS counselor fights brain tumor for past 11 years and pushes on - Friday, 22 August 2014 01:00
When the new school year kicks off this month, probably no one at Sherwood High School will be happier to be back than counselor Jeneva Rose.